Within the remaining scenes of “Forrest Gump,” we see the daddy and son ready for a faculty bus to reach. Forrest Jr. says that he intends to carry an previous copy of Margaret and H.A. Rey’s “Curious George” to high school for show-and-tell, as his grandmother used to learn it to him. Forrest Sr. says that it stays his favourite ebook. Upon opening it, a feather — a central image of “Forrest Gump” — falls out. When the bus arrives, Forrest Sr. lets his son know that he loves him, and the boy strikes to get on. The bus driver (Siobhan Fallon Hogan) appears askance at Forrest Jr., asking him if he is aware of what he is doing getting on a bus. The kid solutions that he does certainly, laying out just a few particulars. Glad, the bus driver lets him on.
Osment remembers that his scene was written by Zemeckis and by Hanks in a last-minute assembly between the three of them, at some extent when the ultimate scenes have been shortly being workshopped. Evidently, he and Hanks have been referred to as into Zemeckis’ trailer the place Osment stated, “Tom wrote down my traces on a chunk of yellow authorized paper.” That impromptu script web page made its means into Osment’s private assortment. “My dad and mom saved it round, and I nonetheless have this little piece of movie historical past,” he stated. He posted an image of the web page in query to his Instagram account in 2014.
When requested if Hanks was as variety and as beneficiant as his status dictates, Osment confirmed, saying that “He actually is.” Osment referred to Hanks as his “first nice cinema dad.”
There have been as soon as talks a couple of “Forrest Gump 2,” which might have starred Hanks and, presumably, Osment, however these plans dried up in, actually, about 40 minutes.